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The Asiatic Society of Mumbai
takes pleasure in inviting you and your friends to the

Eleventh Professor L. B. Kenny Endowment Lecture


Ms. Ashwini Bhide, I.A.S.
Managing Director, Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation


‘Challenges and Opportunities in revamping Urban Infrastructure: 
Mumbai Experience’
Wednesday, 29th November, 2017, at 5.30 p.m.
in the Durbar Hall of the Society.

Mr. Sharad G. Kale (I.A.S. Retd.)
President of the Society, 

will preside.
Kindly join us for tea at 5.00 p.m.

-Dr. Meena Vaishampayan, Chairperson Endowment Lectures Committee                               
-Vispi Balaporia, Hon. Secretary   

The Asiatic Society of Mumbai LitClub           
ASM LitClub Talk
on Friday, 24th November, 2017, at 5.00 p.m.

The Asiatic Society of Mumbai Literary Club cordially invites you to a talk by Dr. Ramdas Bhatkal and Mr. Ramu Ramnathan on Friday, 24th November, 2017, at 5.00 p.m. in the Durbar Hall of the Society.

Dr. Ramdas Bhatkal will talk about Govind V. Karandikar, Jyanapeeth award winner, Marathi author and poet. Mr. Ramu Ramnathan will also talk about the English Vinda.

Govind Karandikar was a literary critic and professor of English who wrote poetry and essays in Marathi.  His deep knowledge of English literature as also his association with the legendary poet, A.K. Ramanunjam, encouraged him to translate his own poems into English.  Four books of poetry were published in the English translation.  He also wrote a few essays of literary criticism in English. At the presentation, Ramdas Bhatkal and Ramu Ramnathan will speak about Vinda's  English work and present excerpts from his writings and interviews.

Tea will be served at 4.30 pm.

Event Date       :  Friday, 24th November, 2017
Time & venue  :  5.00 p.m. – Durbar Hall, Asiatic Society of Mumbai

- Mrs. Sanjeevani Kher,Chairperson – ASM LitClub
- Prof. Meenal Kshirsagar,Convenor  - ASM LitClub
- Prof. Vispi Balaporia,Hon. Secretary - ASM